Two days to go until the 2012 R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl between Louisiana's Ragin' Cajuns and the East Carolina Pirates. Are you gonna be in that number of Cajuns fans in the Big Easy?

The action is just starting to heat up in New Orleans as far as events leading up to the game. All the schedule is posted here.

The team has a busy day ahead. Here's the tweet this morning from @ULRaginCajuns:

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For fans planning to be in New Orleans today, here is what's going on event-wise:

Thursday, December 20, 2012

9:00pm – until – Ragin’ Cajuns “We’re Back!” Parade sponsored by MidSouth Bank

The Pride of Acadiana marching band will lead fans from the Marriott to Bourbon Street in Second Line fashion.  Fans are encouraged to bring Mardi Gras beads to throw while walking in the parade. MidSouth Bank is a proud supporter of Ragin’ Cajuns Athletics.

Parade begins at the Marriott at 9:00 pm and is opened to all Ragin’ Cajuns fans.